Kenneth M. Haglund, 88, died in Salem, Va., on Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013.
A memorial service honoring his life and service to our country will be held in Isle, Minn., during August 2014.
He was born on the family farm near Opstead, Minn., on Nov. 28, 1924, to Oscar and Anne Haglund. He graduated from Isle High School in 1941 and joined the U.S. Marine Corps in 1944. He served in WWII (USS Idaho) and the Korean War (1st Marine Division), joined the Montana National Guard and retired in 1987 as a master sergeant.
In civilian life he was a telegrapher/ticket agent for Great Northern Railroad and...